Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Daimler Trucks North America
Current Parent Company: 
Daimler
Penalty: 
$30,000,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
December 31, 2020
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
motor vehicle safety violation
Violation Description: 

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced a consent order with Daimler Trucks North America, including a $30 million penalty, following an investigation that found the company failed to recall vehicles in a timely fashion and to comply with other reporting requirements.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
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Parent company note: 
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